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Where do I place the PHP code to insert or not insert a menu item based upon some condition, i.e. value of another PHP variable like so:

$listItem = '';

<?php if ($condition)
{
    $listItem = '<li id="menu-item-44" class="menu-item menu-item-type-taxonomy menu-item-object-category menu-item-44"><a title="Our Real Estate Blog" href="http://www.mattepstein.com/category/blog/">Blog</a></li>';
}

?>

/* html for menu list */

<?php echo $listItem; ?>

/* more html for menu list */
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Use wp_get_nav_menu_items to iterate through the menu items, modifying the one that you want to in the loop. See the example code here for more information.

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If the menu is displayed via regular code (wp_nav_menu() for example), you should not call wp_get_nav_menu_items() yourself, but you should hook into it and change the output. That means you add a filter on wp_get_nav_menu_items, loop over the items, and insert your menu item at the right place.

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